You can generally visit our Site without revealing any personally identifiable information about yourself. However, in certain sections of this Site, to use certain services or obtain benefits (such as free gifts or paid products), we may require you to register for an account, disclose your name and how you may be contacted (for example your email address) or invite you to submit questions or comments or request information, participate in surveys, questionnaires or contests, subscribe to newsletters or participate in community forums. Due to the nature of some of these activities, we may ask that you complete and submit an online form with personally identifiable information such as your name, username, email address, contact information and credit card information.
We won’t sell or give away your name, mail address, phone number, email address or any other information to anyone. We’ll use state-of-the-art security measures to protect your information from unauthorized users.
We may use your personally identifiable information to deliver certain services, products or information you have requested, verify your authority to enter certain password protected areas of the Site, send you notices for products and/or services that you have used or that may be of interest to you and improve the content and general administration of the Site.
If you are a registered user and post to any of the Sites community forums, other registered users of this Site may view your username and may send you emails via the forums, but they will not be able to see your actual email address.
We may use your personally identifiable information to send you advertisements and other promotional information regarding our products and services or the products and services of our third party marketing partners and other communications related to the Site.
We have taken strong measures to protect the security of your personal information and to ensure that your choices for its intended use are honored. We take strong precautions to protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction. Your personal information is stored on secure servers that are not accessible by third parties. We provide you with the capability to transmit your personal information via secured and encrypted channels if you use a similarly equipped web browser.
These security measures are in place to prevent the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information that we obtain from you. But we make no assurances about our ability to prevent any loss, damage, injury or any other such happenings to you or to any third party arising out of any such loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure or alteration of your personal information.
You also play a significant role in protecting your information. No one can share, see or edit your personal information without knowing your user name and password, so do not share these with others.
In the event of unauthorized use of your credit card, you must notify your credit card provider in accordance with its reporting rules and procedures.
We recognize the privacy interests of children and we encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests. No personal information is knowingly collected by us from children under the age of 13 as this Site is not intended for such children. We retain the right to refuse anyone access or usage in this or any of our sites if we learn or have reason to believe that a user is underaged, we will promptly revoke that user’s profile and delete any personal information.
We may use small text files called cookies to improve overall Site experience. A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Cookies generally do not permit us to personally identify you. Cookies must be enabled for you to use certain areas of the Site.
Advertisements that appear on this Site are delivered to users by our advertising partners. Our advertising partners may download cookies to your computer. This allows the advertiser to recognize your computer each time they send you an advertisement. In this way, they may compile information about where you or others who are using your computer saw their advertisements and determine which advertisements are clicked. This information allows an advertiser to deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. We do not have access to or control of the cookies that may be placed by the third party advertisers.
The Site may track the total number of visitors to our Site, the number of visitors to each page of our Site, IP addresses, External Web Sites (defined below) linked to and we may analyze this data for trends and statistics in the aggregate, but such information will be maintained, used and disclosed in aggregate form only and it will not contain personal information. We may share this aggregate information with third parties to assist them in targeting advertisements to appropriate audiences.
We may provide your personal information that we collect and the data generated by cookies to the vendors and service agencies that we may engage to assist us. For example, we may provide your personally identifiable information to an organization in order to complete a service (e.g., process your payment).
We occasionally hire other companies to provide limited services on our behalf, including programming, answering customer questions about products or services, sending email and processing event registration. We will only provide those companies the information they need to deliver the service and they are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose.
We will also disclose your personal information, without notice if we reasonably believe we are required to do so by law, regulation or other government authority or that such action is necessary to:
(a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on us or this Site;
(b) safeguard our legal rights or property and related Websites;
(c) enforce our TOS; or
(d) act under exigent circumstances to protect the safety of the public or users of the Site.
We will not sell your personally identifiable information to any other company, organization or individual(s) except we may transfer your personally identifiable information to a successor entity in the event of a transfer of the business conducted in this Site.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
We may also make email services, bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, photo albums, file cabinets and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable the user to communicate with others (each a “Communication Service” and collectively “Communication Services”) available to you. Please understand that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information. We have no control over its use and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
CORRECTION/UPDATING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
You may review, correct and delete any of the personally identifiable information that you have provided to us. If you wish to review or correct any information you have provided to us, do contact us by email at: email@example.com.